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Sep 27 2016

We Back Our Law Enforcement Campaign

At the press conference today, State Senator and former Mayor Kevin Eltife and Mayor Martin Heines gave an update to the public/private partnership campaign initiated recently to raise money for the purchase of body armor vests for local law enforcement. Eltife announced that the total cost for the vests is: $204,400. The City of Tyler …

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Sep 22 2016

Tyler home to State Tree

The City of Tyler is now recognized as home to the Texas Champion bluejack oak tree (Quercus incana) and is currently awaiting possible National Champion status. This recognition is given to the largest known specimen of its species in the State of Texas. The specific bluejack oak is located in Lindsey Park and was found …

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Jan 28 2016

Firefighters Honored for Dedication to Smith County Residents

The Lindale Volunteer Fire Department was recognized by Smith County Commissioners Court Tuesday with a resolution proclaiming January 26, 2016, as “Lindale Volunteer Fire Department Day.” The Lindale area suffered several disasters in 2015, including tornadoes in northwest Smith County on May 10, in Lindale on December 12, and flooding on December 27. “I am …

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Dec 27 2014

Accepting Applications: Housing Choice Voucher Program

The City of Tyler Housing Agency is still accepting online applications for its Housing Choice Voucher Program Waiting List till Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014 for applicants who live or work in Smith County. The Housing Choice Voucher Program is the federal government’s primary program for very low-income families to lease or purchase safe, decent and …

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Oct 28 2014

Electronic Sample Ballots

As part of its commitment to provide quality service to voters, the Smith County Elections Office is pleased to offer an Interactive ExpressPass Sample Ballot to all registered voters in the County. This system is convenient, simple and completely safe for voter use. New sample ballots can be found on the Smith County Web site …

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Oct 16 2014

Diabetes Conference Slated

Do you or someone you know have diabetes?  If your answer is yes, then this diabetes conference is for you!  The first Regional Diabetes Conference 2014 is being held on Thursday, October 30th at The Summit Club located at 3700 Judson Road, Longview.  The doors will open at 8:30 a.m. with the opening speaker to …

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Apr 10 2012

Smith County saves thousands

Smith County reports an additional $62,000 in liability reduction to date, due to the award winning County’s Compensatory Time Management Program the Smith County Auditor’s office reported on Thursday, April 5. The Smith County Compensatory Time Management Program began in 2008 as a joint effort of the Auditor’s Office and Sheriff’s Department, to reduce the …

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Jan 05 2012

Smith County to break ground

The first leg of construction for the $35 million, voter approved jail bond will kick off at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, January 5 at the Smith County Low Risk Facility, located at 2811 Public Rd. in Tyler. This first phase of construction will include the relocation of Smith County kitchen and laundry facilities in order to …

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